Study links patients living in disadvantaged areas to inadequate screening for obesity
MU researchers are exploring how a person’s address and socioeconomic disadvantages increase their risk for the disease.
Leading the way
MU researcher Salman Hyder has spent a career battling breast cancer and mentoring the next generation of researchers.
Sept. 16, 2020
Professor keeps focus on silver lining after pancreatic and prostate cancer
Bruce Horwitz, an assistant professor of psychiatry at the MU School of Medicine, uses his experience with cancer to encourage others to keep an active interest their health.
Sept. 14, 2020
Nearly $3 million in additional funding awarded to rural medical education
The grant will help the School of Medicine and MU Extension increase the number of doctors in Missouri while addressing rural physician shortages.
Sept. 10, 2020
A stinky job
MU scientists confirm human feces can provide an early warning of COVID-19 outbreak.
Aug. 28, 2020
Optimal timing for phone calls after skin surgery
A new study provides insight into how the timing of post-operative phone calls can address pain, bleeding and overall patient satisfaction.
Aug. 27, 2020
MU researcher documents shift to telehealth during COVID-19 pandemic
MU Health Care's rapid adoption of telehealth is now included on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention website.
Aug. 27, 2020
MU Health Care now processing COVID-19 tests at drive-thru site
In addition to being able to quickly process tests in-house, patients can expect accelerated test result notification.